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This book introduces AutoCAD 2000 software for Windows 2D commands as they relate to the architectural and construction industries. It explores the skills required by drafters in these fields, and presents each command using real-world examples supplied by practicing architects and engineers. In addition, commands and drawing skills are presented in a sequence that is easy to follow, with each chapter building upon the skills of the previous chapter. Keywords: AutoCAD for Architecture
SYSTEM COMPONENTS: CAD System Components. Exploring Windows. 2D DRAWING CONSTRUCTION: Exploring AutoCAD. Creating Drawing Aids. Opening, Retrieving, and Saving Drawings. Coordinate Entry Methods. Drawing and Controlling Lines. Drawing Geometric Shapes. Drawing Tools. Drawing Display Options. EHNANCING DRAWINGS: Selecting and Modifying Entities. Modifying and Selecting Drawing Drawing Objects. Polylines. Supplemental Drawing Commands. Linetypes, Layers and Colors. Solids, Bhatch, and Hatch. Inquire Commands. PLACING TEXT AND DIMENSIONS: Placing Text and Dimensions. Placing Text On a Drawing. Introduction to Dimensions. Placing Dimensions on a Drawing. GROUPING INFORMATION: Creating Blocks and Wblocks. Adding Attributes to Enhance Blocks. Combining Drawings Using XREF. EXPANDING AUTOCADS'S APPLICATIONS: Plotting and Printing Hardcopies. AutoCAD and the Internet. Oblique and Isometric Drawings.